New Delhi, March 10: The Indian National Congress (INC) on Sunday, March 10, shared a video of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on the day when the Election Commission announced the dates for the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections in the country. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Schedule: Voting In 7 Phases From April 11 to May 19, Counting And Results On May 23; Check All Dates For General Elections.
The Congress video shared on Twitter shows Rahul Gandhi reaching out to the people and farmers. The song "Aarambh Hai Prachand" from the film Gulaal, sung by Piyush Mishra, plays in the background while Gandhi is seen in an aggressive mode. Model Code of Conduct Comes Into Force Ahead of Lok Sabha Elections 2019: What is MCC or Aachar Sanhita? Why It's Needed & How is it Enforced? All You Need to Know.
The video aims to project Rahul Gandhi as a politician who connects with the masses irrespective of age groups and demographics. The Congress also wrote in the caption to the video that, "we will defeat the government of lies and have to get ready for the task in hand, as this time victory will be ours."
Watch the Video in the Tweet Below:
बिगुल बजा है, अब जनता की बारी है,
झूठ से लड़ने की, पुरजोर तैयारी है।
झूठों के इस शासन को हम देंगे मात,
— Congress (@INCIndia) March 10, 2019
Earlier in the day, the Election Commission (EC) announced schedule for the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 will be held in the country from April 11 to May 23. Voting for the national polls will be held in seven phases from April 11 to May 19. The counting of votes will be held on May 23. With the announcement of election dates, the Model of Conduct has come into place with immediate effect.